Election 2020

Nominations for Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust open Wednesday 1 July 2020 for the triennial election of trustees to the Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust. Five trustees are elected every three years by consumers of electricity in the Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust district (generally all of the Napier City Council and the Hastings District Council areas). To be eligible for nomination, a candidate must be a consumer of electricity, with their principal place of residence in the Trust district.

Nomination forms are available from:

• The Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust offices (C/- Brown Webb Richardson Ltd, 111 Avenue Road East, Hastings) during normal business hours
• By downloading the forms below
• By phoning the Returning Office on 0800 922 822 to have one posted out.

Nominations must be received by 5pm Friday 31 July 2020. Voting packs will be posted to eligible consumers from Thursday 10 September 2020. Consumers may vote by completing their voting paper and posting it back to the Returning Officer using the pre-paid envelope provided in the voting pack, or online by following the instructions on the voting paper.

All votes must be received by 5pm Thur, 1 Oct 2020.
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Contact: Hawke's Bay Power Consumers' Trust, Phone: 0800 922 822.

Nomination Form 2020

Nomination Paper

Each nomination must be accompanied by the required deposit of $100 (inclusive of GST) payable by bank transfer, cash or cheque (payable to Independent Election Services Ltd). The nomination deposit shall be refunded to the candidate provided the candidate receives not less than 10% of the votes cast. 8 Nomination deposits paid by bank transfer should be paid into the following account: 01-0102-0437238-00 [ Download Form - Click Here]
Election 2020

Information Handbook

This handbook provides information which may be of interest to you as a candidate in the 2020 Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust election of trustees. Every three years, consumers of electricity in the Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust district elect five trustees to the Trust. An election to fill the five vacancies will occur by a combination of postal and online voting concluding at 5pm on Thursday 1 October 2020. [ Download Handbook - Click Here]